Today at the Buxton Festival & Fringe - Sunday July 21

Listings for the Buxton Festival and Buxton Festival Fringe for Sunday July 21.


Daily 10am to 4pm - GUIDED TOURS ABOARD A ‘VICTORIAN TRAM’: Discover Buxton Tram (OE) Around the Town

During opening hours (closed Mondays) - THE DERBYSHIRE OPEN 2013: Buxton Museum and Art Gallery (V) (Buxton Museum and Art Gallery)

Daily (except July 3-5) During opening hours (closed Mondays) - PAINTED TALES: Sue Prince (V) (Buxton Museum and Art Gallery)

During opening hours (closed Mondays) - FROM LIFE: Tony Hall (V) (Buxton Museum and Art Gallery)

Daily 9.30am to 5pm (except July 3-4) - AMAZING LANDMARKS & LEGENDS: High Peak Artists (V) (Pavilion Gardens)

Daily 11.30am to 5.30pm - IT’S NOT EASY BEING GREEN (V) (The Green Man Gallery)

Daily 6.15pm - to 6.45pm (except July 3, 4, 7, 15 and 21) - OPERA TALK (SW) (Pavilion Gardens)

Daily 6pm (except July 3, 4, 13, 14, 21) - A SONG AT SIX (M) (Pavilion Gardens - Bandstand)

Sunday July 21

10am to 4pm - THE MAGICAL STORYTELLING YURT (FF) (Pavilion Gardens)

10am to 4.30pm - THE GREAT DOME ART FAIR: Peak District Artisans (VA) (Devonshire Dome)

10.30am to 11.30am - BARRY MILLINGTON (L) (Pavilion Arts Centre)

11.15am to 12.30pm - FESTIVAL MASS (FF) (Pavilion Gardens)

noon to 1pm - BUXTON FESTIVAL YOUNG ARTISTS (M) (Pavilion Arts Centre)

1pm to 2pm - BURTON’S LAST CALL: George Telfer (Th) (Underground Venues)

1pm to 3pm - MUSIC ON THE ROOF: Pump Room Roof (M) (Pump Room)

2pm to 3pm - POETRY IN THE PAVILION (L) (Pavilion Arts Centre)

* 2pm to 3.30pm - THE HARPINGTON TOAD FANCIERS’ SOCIAL: Nuts & Bolts Theatre Company (Th) (Buxton Community School)

2pm to 3pm - FRINGE AWARDS CEREMONY: Buxton Festival Fringe (OE) (Devonshire Dome)

2.30pm to 3.30pm - NOT THE MESSIAH by Tom Crawshaw: Three’s Company & George Telfer (Th) (Underground Venues)

* 3pm to 4pm - WE’VE BECOME MANGO: TALKING LIMBO: We’ve Become Mango (C) (Old Clubhouse) (THIS PERFORMANCE CANCELLED)

3.30pm to 6.30pm - LA FINTA GIARDINIERA (O) (Buxton Opera House)

4pm to 4:45pm - LIGHTS! CAMERA! IMPROVISE!: Mischief Theatre (C) (Underground Venues) (CANCELLED)

4pm to 5pm - LUCY HUGHES-HALLETT (L) (Pavilion Arts Centre) (CANCELLED)

4pm to 5pm - MARCUS BERKMANN (L) (Pavilion Arts Centre) (NEW EVENT)

5.15pm to 6pm - THE WELLS BROTHERS: Messrs. Wells (C) (Underground Venues)

* 6.30pm to 8pm - THE HARPINGTON TOAD FANCIERS’ SOCIAL: Nuts & Bolts Theatre Company (Th) (Buxton Community School)

* 7pm to 8pm - THE PEOPLE NEXT DOOR: Green Robin Dance Company (Da) (United Reformed Church) CANCELLED

* 7pm to 8pm - BURYING YOUR BROTHER UNDER THE PAVEMENT: AQ Youth Theatre (Th) (United Reformed Church)

7.30pm to 9.30pm - ORCHESTRA CONCERT: High Peak Orchestra (M) (St John’s Church)

7.30pm to 8.30pm - A SENSE OF FALLING: All Things Considered Theatre Company (Th) (Bath Road Community Centre)

* 8pm to 9pm - WE’VE BECOME MANGO: TALKING LIMBO: We’ve Become Mango (C) (Old Clubhouse)

Events listed in bold are official Festival events, booking line through the Opera House: 0845 127 2190 or Fringe events marked * denote advanced bookings can be made from the Opera House Box Office on 0845 127 2190 or

Letters in brackets refer to categories as below.

Categories: Th (Theatre); M (Music); C (Comedy); Da (Dance); V (Visual Arts); F (Film); FF (For Families); SW (Spoken Word); OE (Other Events); O (Opera); L (Literature)

S/O denotes Sold Out. NB Based on available information at time of going to press; other shows may also have sold out.